Door-to-Door HHW Collection Program for Seniors and Disabled Persons

To be eligible for this pickup service from your home at no additional cost, you must:

  • be age 65 or older or disabled
  • be unable to get your HHW material to either facility, and
  • reside in one of the following cities: El Cerrito, Richmond, San Pablo, Hercules, Pinole or surrounding unincorporated communities (including Bayview, East Richmond Heights, El Sobrante, Montalvin Manor, North Richmond, Rollingwood & Tara Hills).

20 pound minimum for pickup (equivalent to 3 full paint cans) and 30 gallons or 250 pounds maximum. Residents can schedule a maximum of two (2) appointments per year per address. If you qualify, a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Vehicle will visit your home to pick-up your household hazardous waste.

Accepted for free Door-to-Door pickup:

Aerosols & Spray Paints

Antifreeze, Carb/engine Cleaners

Batteries (all types)

Electronic Waste with circuit boards (size limits)

Fertilizers, Herbicides, Insecticides and Poisons

Fluorescent Bulbs & Tubes

Gas & Diesel Fuel (in non-rusty, leak-proof plastic gas cans)

Household Cleaners

Mercury Thermometers and Thermostats

Microwaves (other appliances not accepted)

Paints (latex and oil-based)

Solvents, Stains, Thinners & Varnishes

TVs up to 27” (larger TVs are accepted for drop-off at the HHW Facility)

*Used Motor Oil & Filters

*Pickup of motor oil & filters will only be accepted if there are additional materials for collection.

Call (888) 412-9277 for an appointment and program details.